The patriarch of the Ibru family and chairman of the Ibru organization, Olorogun Michael Ibru is dead.
He died at the age of 86 years after a protracted illness in Florida in the United States of America.
The deceased is a prominent businessman from Agbarha-Otor, Delta State. The Ibru Organization is one of the largest conglomerates in Nigeria. As a traditional chieftain of his homeland, Ibru bears the tribal honorific Olorogun and often uses it as a pre-nominal style.
The title is also borne by many of the members of his large family in the same way.